Poorhouse Creek

Stream Category: C Wild Trout: Brook Stocked Trout: Brook Other Species of Note: None Gear: Dry Flies: None Nymphs: Prince, Hares Ear, Pheasant Tails, Squirmy Wormies, Mop Flies Streamers: None Waders: No Net: No Wading Stick: No Casting: Tuck  About: Pourhouse Creek might be one of the best of the three smalls streams in downtown…

South Mayo River (SF)

Stream Category: C Wild Trout: Brook Stocked Trout: Rainbow and Brown Other Species of Note: None Gear: Dry Flies: None Nymphs: Prince, Hares Ear, Pheasant Tails, Squirmy Wormies, Mop Flies Streamers: None Waders: No Net: No Wading Stick: No Casting: Tuck  About: The South Mayo River in this section is both still a creek and…

The Calling

Ever since I was a little boy I felt this need for something, it was not something physical or mental (i.e. some new toy, gadget, piece of clothing, girlfriend, or even a since of belonging). This need has carried on throughout my life, trying to piece out exactly what it is has been a rough…

South Mayo River (NF)

Stream Category: C Wild Trout: None Stocked Trout: Brown and Rainbow Other Species of Note: Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Terrestials Nymphs: Hares ear, pheasant tail, prince, stone, perdigon, squirmy wormy, and mop Streamers: tiny, tiny minnow and wooly buggers Waders: yes Net: yes Wading Stick: no Casting: Tuck   About: The South Mayo River (NF)…

Rock Castle Creek

Stream Category: B  Wild Trout: Lower Sections are considered to be a Wild Trout Stream (Rainbow and Brown) Stocked Trout: Brook, Brown, and Rainbow Other Species of Note: Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Caddis, Royal Wulff, Terrestrials  Nymphs: Caddis Puppa, Pheasant Tail, Prince, Hares, Stone, Squirmy Wormy, Mop, and Perdigon  Streamers: Small Minnow  Waders: Yes Net:…

South Fork Holston River (Buller Dam)

Stream Category: A Wild Trout: Very Probable Stocked Trout: Rainbow Other Species of Note: Brook Trout Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Caddis Nymphs: Pheasant tail, Prince, Hares Ear, Stonefly patterns, Copper John, Perdigon, Squirmy Wormy, Mop, Hot Spot Flies Streamers: Sex Dungeon, Kreelex, Wooly Buggers Waders: Yes Net: Yes Wading Stick: No Casting: Overhead, Roll, Spey,…

Back Creek Delayed Harvest

Stream Category: DH Wild Trout: Very Probable  Stocked Trout: Brown, and Rainbow Other Species of Note: Possibility of Steelhead and Brook Trout Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Caddis Nymphs: Pheasant tail, Prince, Hares Ear, Stonefly patterns, Copper John, Perdigon, Squirmy Wormy, Mop, Hot Spot Flies Streamers: Sex Dungeon, Kreelex, Wooly Buggers Waders: Yes Net: Yes Wading…

Back Creek

  Stream Category: A Wild Trout: Unknown Stocked Trout: Brook, Brown, and Rainbow Other Species of Note: Possibility of Steelhead Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Caddis Nymphs: Pheasant tail, Prince, Hares Ear, Stonefly patterns, Copper John, Perdigon, Squirmy Wormy, Mop, Hot Spot Flies Streamers: Sex Dungeon, Kreelex, Wooly Buggers Waders: Yes Net: Yes Wading Stick: Yes!!!!!!!…

To Live Is An Awful Big Adventure

Good grief I feel like I am getting older and older everyday, everything just hurts more and more.  “God I need some Advil,” I think to myself. Since I have moved to Atlanta I swear my bones are hating the humidity. What I thought might have been an old injury from falling at a creek…

Big Cedar Creek

Stream Category: Put and Take – A   Wild Trout: Stocked Trout: Brown and Rainbow Other Species of Note: None   Gear: Dry Flies: Adams, Caddis, and Terrestrials Nymphs: Stone Flies, Pheasant Tail, Prince, Hares, Midges, Mop Flies, and Squirmmy Wormies, Perdigon Streamers: Kreelex, Minnow Patterns, Articulated Minnow Patterns Waders: Yes Net: Yes Wading Stick:…